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Stephanie Mundis

Stephanie Mundis

Published: Sep 14th, 2017

  s.mundis@ufl.edu State of Origin: Illinois Degree Program: PhD Entered Program: Fall 2017 Expected Graduation: Spring 2021 Dissertation Topic: TBD Areas of interest: Medical geography, vector-borne disease, disease ecology, GIS and… Read More

Dr. Jason Blackburn named Colonel Allan R. & Margaret G. Crow Term Professor!

Published: Jun 7th, 2017

Congratulations to Dr. Jason Blackburn, who was named a Colonel Allan R. & Margaret G. Crow Term Professor for the 2017-2018 year! These one-year professorships were created by Colonel Allen R.… Read More

Dr. Ian Kracalik wins 2017 Peter Gould Graduate Student Paper Competition

Published: Apr 7th, 2017

Congratulations to UF‘s Dr. Ian Kracalik for winning the 2017 Peter Gould Graduate Student Paper Competition at  the American Association of Geographers 2017 meeting! Go Gators!  

Focus Area 2: Medical Geography in Global Health (MGGH)

Focus Area 2: Medical Geography in Global Health (MGGH)

Published: Apr 4th, 2017

Medical geography, an important area of health research, applies concepts, methods, and techniques from geography to investigate health-related topics across the world, focusing on spatial aspects of human and animal… Read More

Fall Course: GEO3611 Housing, People, & Places

Published: Mar 31st, 2017

Who demands housing and what are supply constraints Affordable and decent housing: A right? Millennials vs. old: Housing for all ages Income inequalities translates into unmet housing needs Homeownership: Still… Read More

Fall Course: GEO3452 GEO6421 Medical Geography

Published: Mar 31st, 2017

This course provides a comprehensive survey of geographic topics and approaches in medical sciences, including: human ecology of diseases, research methods, geospatial techniques, landscape epidemiology, weather and climate, pollution issues,… Read More

Geography Colloquium: Evaluating the Impact of Livestock Vaccination Policies on the Epidemiology of Human Zoonotic Diseases in the Former Soviet Union

Published: Jan 19th, 2017

Evaluating the Impact of Livestock Vaccination Policies on the Epidemiology of Human Zoonotic Diseases in the Former Soviet Union Speaker: Ian Kracalik PhD Student, Department of Geography, University of Florida Thursday,… Read More

Geography Colloquium: Understanding the Fundamentals & Domains of Disease Emergence – Some Exemplary Viral Zoonosis

Published: Jan 13th, 2017

Understanding the Fundamentals & Domains of Disease Emergence -Some Exemplary Viral Zoonosis Speaker: Dr. Jean-Paul Gonzalez Senior Science Advisor, Health For Development Thursday, January 19, 2017 3:00-3:50 PM (Period 8) Turlington Hall… Read More

MedGeo Faculty to Lead New CDC Center For Excellence in Vector-Borne Disease

Published: Jan 4th, 2017

GAINESVILLE – With a $10 million grant from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the University of Florida will lead a highly collaborative research program focused on stopping vector-borne… Read More

Detection of an FV3-like Ranavirus in Wood Frogs (Lithobates sylvaticus) and Green Frogs (Lithobates clamitans) in a Constructed Vernal Pool Network in Central New York State

Published: Dec 19th, 2016

RYAN – Detection of an FV3-like Ranavirus in Wood Frogs (Lithobates sylvaticus) and Green Frogs (Lithobates clamitans) in a Constructed Vernal Pool Network in Central New York State TESS E. YOUKER-SMITH, CHRISTOPHER… Read More